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Baked Spinach-and-Artichoke Dip

Prep time 10 mins
Cook time 7 mins
Bake time 15 mins
Yield Makes 11 servings (serving size: 1/4 cup)

Ingredients

  • 2 (6-oz.) packages fresh baby spinach
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 (8-oz.) package 1/3-less-fat cream cheese
  • 1 garlic clove, chopped
  • 1 (14-oz.) can artichoke hearts, drained and chopped
  • 1/2 cup light sour cream
  • 1/2 cup shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese, divided
  • Fresh pita wedges or baked pita chips

How to Make It

  1. Microwave spinach in a large, microwave-safe bowl at HIGH 3 minutes or until wilted. Drain spinach well, pressing between paper towels. Chop spinach.

  2. Melt butter in a nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add cream cheese and garlic; cook 3 to 4 minutes, stirring constantly, until cream cheese melts. Fold in spinach, artichokes, sour cream, and 1/4 cup mozzarella cheese; stir until cheese melts.

  3. Transfer mixture to a 1-qt. shallow baking dish. Sprinkle with remaining 1/4 cup mozzarella cheese.

  4. Bake at 350° for 15 minutes or until hot and bubbly. Serve immediately with fresh pita wedges or baked pita chips.

  5. Note: Thoroughly wash bagged spinach before using.

  6. Note: Nutritional analysis does not include pita wedges or baked pita chips.